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Old 09-22-2009, 11:04 PM   #1
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Hey so I need some advice on my first build
right now I'm flyin a P-51 PTS and now I'm building

Kyosho GP50 Spitfire comes with flaps and retracts
I have evolution .52nx for the power plant

now I need to get 6 servos and that's where I'm hung up
what servos are somewhat cheap but are good and reliable
I'm a fan of Hitech sofar but when I see the list on horizonhobby,
that's where I'm like f*^k witch ones to go with

so yeah hope you guys can help and post some web links
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Old 09-22-2009, 11:17 PM   #2
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Re: 1st time build need advice

Here ya go! These will do just fine. Im useing them in my Kyosho 50 FW-190
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Old 09-22-2009, 11:20 PM   #3
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Try here www.greathobbies.com or http://www.hiflightrcshopping.com/

Both these places will have what your looking for as far as hitec servo's they'll even list the speed and tork of the sewrvo's to help you match them to your new ship!

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Old 09-22-2009, 11:22 PM   #4
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Hitech 425BS servos provide good performance for the money and should be suitable for that size of plane. Of course you can use a much cheaper servo for the throttle.
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